Physical distancing and how to avoid the COVID-19 infection
Frequently asked questions about avoiding COVID-19 (coronavirus) infection, including information on physical distancing, masks and the meaning of 'close contact'.
Symptoms of COVID-19 and how the virus spreads
Learn about coronavirus (COVID-19), its symptoms, how it is diagnosed and treated, how it is spread and what to do if you come into contact with the virus.
COVID-19 isolation and quarantine
Isolation and quarantine is vital for preventing the spread of the coronavirus, COVID-19. Here are answers to common questions about isolation.
Caring for people with COVID-19
Frequently asked questions about caring for someone with COVID-19 (coronavirus).
Social gatherings and business closures during the COVID-19 outbreak
Frequently asked questions and answers about COVID-19 (coronavirus) affecting venue and business closures as well as information on physical distancing and gatherings.
COVID-19 information for older Australians
Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for older Australians.
Childcare, school exclusions, and COVID-19
Frequently asked questions on COVID-19 (coronavirus) for parents and carers regarding childcare and school.
Coronaviruses can cause several illnesses, from the common cold to serious respiratory infections and pneumonia. Find out more about the symptoms here.
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS)
Severe acute respiratory syndrome (SARS) is a virus that can cause severe pneumonia. It spread from China in 2002-2003. Know what to do in a future outbreak.
Contact tracing is a method used to slow the spread of infections by identifying people who have been in contact with an infected person.